Dayara Bugyal is often placed at the top position only to be hotly contested and pushed to the next best. But there is no debate amongst trekkers that Dayara Bugyal would fall within the two most beautiful high altitude meadows in India. Dayara Bugyal along with its twin Gidara Bugyal is perhaps one of the most beautiful alpine meadows in India. Here is a trek which is not only easy to do but also offers an amalgam of everything a Himalyan trek has to offer. Surya Top, situated at a height of 4200m offers great view of the upper Himalayan peaks such as Bandarpoonch (6350m), Dropdikadanda (6420m), Srikanth. The trek also offers an opportunity to experience firsthand the life style of the people of the village of Barsu and Agoda. You also get to walk through lush Deodar, Oak and Rhododendron forests as well as a high Himalayan meadow- Dayara before finally reaching the summit of Surya top.
Eearly morning transfer to the railway station to catch the express train to Haridwar. The train journey takes approximately 4 hours. Arriving at Haridwar at lunch time midway, 0ne hrs. Short drive to Rishikesh on the banks of the Ganges. check in the hotel. Afternoon visit some of the temples of this holy town Rishikesh Himalayas and in the evening we will witness the ceremony. Shortly after sunset, the ‘puja’ is performed in all of the temples lining the river at the same time, with a cacophony of musical instruments and voices. Afterwards, offerings of lamps and flowers are made to the Ganges and it is a moving sight to watch hundreds of miniature lamps float along the river. Overnight & Dinner at hotel.
The drive from Rishikesh to Uttarkashi is a beautiful one passing through village markets, along the river Bhagirathi to reach the town of Uttarkashi. From here it’s another hours’ drive to the village of Barsu. Overnight in Guest house & Dinner.
BARSU – DAYARA BUGYAL (3080mt. / Trek 9 km./ 5 hrs.)
After breakfast, start trek to Dayara Bugyal . Passing through the gentle trails, climb up through the snow-clad mountains and forest line.
DAYARA – BAKRIYA TOP – DAYARA(3300mt./Trek 4 km./ 3 hrs.)
After breakfast, start off on a short but stiff uphill climb. Once you reach Dayara Top you can spot numerous peaks looming large across the meadow like Bandarpoonch, Gangotri I, II, III, Srikanth, Kalanag and many more. Spend some time enjoying the wondrous view before turning back for the camp.Overnight in Tents & Dinner.
DAYARA – DEVKUND – SYANRI BUGYAL (3,600Mt./Trek 8 km./4 hrs.)
The trek Syanri Bugyal through Devkund will offer you panoramic views of the mighty Himalayas peaks like Bandarpunch, Dropdikanda, Jaonli, Srikanth, Gangotri I, II, III and others. Overnight in Tents & Dinner.
Another glorious morning in the mountains and this is how we start our day. After breakfast we start trek towards Surya top. This is a summit offering an almost 360 degree view of the Himalayas with prominent peaks such as Bandarpoonch (6350 m), Dropdi ka Danda (6420 m), Jaonli (6600 m), Srikanth, Gangotri I,II,III etc. From Surya top, we walk back on the ridge and return to our camp exhilarated with the adventure and beauty all around.Overnight in Tents & Dinner.
Early morning trek down to Barsu village at road head and drive to the Haridwar late evening departure to Dehradun Shatabdi at 2018 pm to New Delhi arrive at 2245 pm.transfer to Hotel . Overnight in Hotel & Dinner.